SMB: Itineraries 10/22 & 10/23

Hello SMB Members & Parents, Below are itineraries for our Friday, October 22 Rehearsal/Truck Load and the competition on Saturday, October 23. As always, be mindful with nutrition & hydration. Get as much rest as possible. Looking forward to finishing strong with less than two weeks remaining on the season.

Friday, October 22 – Rehearsal & Truck Load (Pizza Provided for SMB Members)
3:45 – Upper Field Rehearsal
6:15 – Transition back to band room
6:30 – Equipment/Truck Load
7:30 – Approximate time winds are done
8:00 – Approximate time percussion are done.

Here is information and the student schedule for the Century Showcase this Saturday, October 23 at Hillsboro Stadium. Some items to note:

  • Bring a mask to have on you at all times during the day.
  • Students will be fed Lunch & Dinner throughout the course of the day. There will also be concessions sold on site.
  • Students need to bring black socks & show shirts and anything else associated with their uniform.
  • Bring weather appropriate clothing to change into when out of uniform. IT WILL BE WET & IT WILL GET COLD.
  • Anyone with long hair need to put their hair up into a bun to fit into shako.
  • Students can/should bring homework to do on the bus. There will be a couple of times throughout the bus ride and day where students can complete homework. There will also be moments in the day where the student in the role of a “performer” and also in the role of an “audience member” in an educational setting. Homework is allowed during the “free times”.
  • Parents: They do charge $15 tickets at the gate to view performance.
  • NWAPA Link: Here is a link to our marching circuit site with more info

Important: Students must be caught up on SMB fees in order to compete.

Century Schedule

8:30Call time in Band Room for members who need hair buns
8:50Marching Leadership Meeting
9:00Call Time in Band Room for everyone else
9:25Load Buses
9:40Buses depart Sherwood
10:30Arrive at Hillsboro Stadium. Percussion Prep Equipment.
10:45Lunch (Percussion to front of line once equipment prepped) 
11:20Percussion Uniforms On
11:35Winds & Guard Uniforms On
11:45Percussion Move to Warmup Area
12:00Winds & Guard to Warmup Area
12:45Water Delivered to Winds/Guard
1:30Percussion/Winds/Colorguard move to Gate. Prop Coordination.
1:53Prelims Performance
2:06Quickly Return Props/Equipment,  Return to Stands to observe WS & GP
3:15Prelim Awards
3:40Back to Camp/Out of Uniform
4:00Dinner/Relax (Go watch Southridge at 5:30)
6:15Percussion Uniforms On, Personal Items on Bus
6:30Winds & Guard Uniforms On, Personal Items on Bus
6:35Percussion to Warmup Area
6:50Winds & Guard to Warmup Area
7:35Water delivered to Winds/Guard
8:14Everyone moves to gate. Prop coordination.
8:36Finals Performance
8:44Return to Camp, Debrief, Out of Uniforms, Pack Gear, Pack up Campsite.
9:40Finals Awards Ceremony (FCs/Guard Captains arrive at 8:45 in uniform)
10:10Continue Camp Packup. Board buses/attendance
10:50Buses leave for SHS
11:35Buses arrive at SHS, Students Help with Unload Process
12:00Students available for pickup*

*There is always a chance we will arrive back at SHS sooner than anticipated. If that is the case, students will call home in advance to notify we are ahead of schedule.